September 29, 2022

Conor McGregor is a former dual-weight UFC world champion, however was left considerably starstruck when Celtic legend John Hartson just lately popped into his Dublin pub for some foods and drinks.

The MMA famous person took to Twitter to indicate his appreciation for the Hoops legend who visited The Black Forge Inn on Saturday afternoon.

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McGregor was delighted to see Hartson in his pub

“The Celtic FC legend himself, Mr. John Hartson in having fun with the best meals and drinks Eire has to supply at The Black Forge Inn,” McGregor posted alongside a video of the retired Welsh footballer on Twitter.

McGregor has been an avid soccer fan since he was a baby and has expressed his help for Manchester United and Celtic prior to now however now he’s hoping to take his love for the game one step additional.

The Irishman has typically stated that he needs to personal a soccer membership and put himself ahead when to buy Chelsea when Roman Abramovich first put the membership up on the market.

Many believed McGregor wasn’t being severe however the 33-year-old insists he’s useless severe about proudly owning a soccer membership, later suggesting Celtic might be the one he finally takes over.

“I don’t converse in jest. I’m exploring this,” McGregor wrote.

“Celtic from Dermot Desmond, Manchester United from the Glazers, and now the just lately up on the market Chelsea soccer membership. All being explored.  A soccer franchise buy is in my future make no mistake about it.”

Man United fan McGregor is seriously interested in football club ownership

Man United fan McGregor is severely excited by soccer membership possession

Right now, McGregor is focused on getting back to full fintess and his best form

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Proper now, McGregor is concentrated on getting again to full fintess and his greatest kind


If that was to occur, McGregor already has the approval of Celtic legend Hartson, who described the UFC fighter as ‘an actual diamond of a man’ after they first met final yr.

“Pleasure to fulfill the principle man final week.. couldn’t have been extra hospitable.. an actual diamond of a man,” Hartson posted on Instagram alongside an image of him and McGregor.

Whereas buying a soccer membership is maybe sooner or later for ‘Infamous’ proper now he’s totally targeted on returning to the Octagon and the win column.

McGregor suffered a fractured tibia and fibula at UFC 264 in July 2021 and is at present in coaching for his eagerly anticipated comeback struggle which is meant to happen later this yr.

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